University and college compensation, coast to coast


All the presidents’ contracts

How much does each university president make? The definitive guide for 2008.

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Presidents’ salaries up nearly 100% since 1997

University heads’ pay rising four times faster than inflation.

Who is Canada’s most highly paid academic?

Surprise: Ontario’s salary leader isn’t a university president.

College presidents’ salaries up, too

Since 1997, some college leaders have enjoyed bigger raises than their university peers

Hey, where did my tuition money go?

It was spent on the senior administration.

Full university presidential contracts

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President’s $1.4-million golden handshake

Retiring McMaster prez to get $99,999/year for 14 years—$1 less than disclosure rules.

Which uni presidents make more than Bush?

Compared to Bush, uni presidents make a mint. But compared to CEOs, they’re a bargain.

UWO president’s platinum handshake

Gets 3 pensions—but his $700,000 “retiring allowance” is half that of McMaster’s prez


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